Generations of college freshmen have puzzled over the ancient notion of the “noble lie.” “If anyone at all is to have the privilege of lying,” Socrates suggests in Plato’s Republic, “the rulers of the state should be the persons; and they, in their dealings either with enemies or with th
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There are Ph.D. dissertations yet to be written on religion according to Bill Moyers and the liberal intellectuals of Public Television.
In the winter of 1951-52, Caroline Gordon had a vision of the triumph of Catholic writing in the United States.
The title of this collection of 11 essays offers the hope that some consensus has developed on the way religion should coordinate with go
God is a multiple choice quiz. Which God will we choose?